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  • Vice-rector for Teaching and Research Staff: Pablo Pareja Alcaraz

Postal address

Universitat Pompeu Fabra 
Edifici Mercè 
Carrer de la Mercè 12
08002 Barcelona


Phone number: 93 542 20 00
E-Mail: [email protected]


The vice-rector for Teaching and Research Staff shall, under the guidance of the rector, coordinate and oversee the following matters:

  • The policy geared towards attracting and retaining talent
  • The policy concerning teaching staff access, stabilization and promotion
  • Programmes for incorporating research staff (Ramón y Cajal, Juan de la Cierva, ICREA and akin)
  • The teaching staff and applicable legal regime: dedication, leave, and leave of absence
  • The appointment of emeritus professors, the sabbatical year(s) concession programme and the UPF senior talent programme



Pablo ParejaPablo Pareja Alcaraz is a Serra Húnter senior lecturer in International Relations at the Department of Law, where he is a member of the Research Group in International Public Law and International Relations. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Sciences (UPF, 2001), and did his postgraduate studies at the London School of Economics (MSc in European Studies, 2002), the University of Georgetown (Master of Science in Foreign Service, 2004), and at UPF (Advanced Studies Diploma, 2007; European Doctor, 2010). His research focuses on the study of international order and cosmopolitan standards, international relations in East Asia, and the transformations of contemporary international security. He has participated in a dozen national and international competitive research projects, and has published some forty academic works, some of which in Mediterranean Quarterly, Energy Policy, Journal of International Studies or CIDOB Journal of International Affairs.&

Before assuming the position of vice-rector for Teaching and Research Staff, he held various management positions, including that of Assistant Vice-rector and for Teaching and Community Relations; that of the Vice-rector for Teaching and Community Relations; that of Vice-rector responsible for Projects in the Faculty Area; rector’s commissioner for Student Relations; academic coordinator of the interuniversity master’s degree in International Relations and of the Erasmus Mundus master’s degree in Public Policy at the Barcelona Institute for International Studies; rector's delegate for student relations, and coordinator of teaching and international relations at the UPF Faculty of Law.


He was appointed by the rector on 6 March 2023.